73 episodes

Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

Murderific is a weekly podcast hosted by Bernadette from the state of Maine.

We have everything a true crime connoisseur would want. Cases include local and worldwide, lesser known cases, serial killers, the missing, mass murders and domestic abuse.

Murderific True Crime Podcast Bernadette

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    • 4.3 • 315 Ratings

Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

Murderific is a weekly podcast hosted by Bernadette from the state of Maine.

We have everything a true crime connoisseur would want. Cases include local and worldwide, lesser known cases, serial killers, the missing, mass murders and domestic abuse.

    S5-E50 Movies Based on Real-Life Killers

    S5-E50 Movies Based on Real-Life Killers

    Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

    Murderific is sponsored this week by Ghost Town Podcast at GhostTownPod.com.

    Welcome to Murderific's 50th episode! Bekah and Bern discuss the real-life killers behind the movies, "Wolf Creek," "The Lighthouse," "Amityville Horror," "Psycho," and "Ravenous."

    We will be back soon with Season 6!

    Executive Producers: Mike T., Beth Ann L.

    Promo: Murder She Told (instagram @murdershetoldpodcast)

    Contact Us:
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    Call 1-207-200-8813 to leave a voice message for us which we may play on the air!

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    Sources:
    All of the movies mentioned :)
    "Behind the Horror: True Stories That Inspired Horror Movies" by Dr. Lee Mellor

    • 29 min
    S5-E49 Natascha Kampusch

    S5-E49 Natascha Kampusch

    Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

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    On March 2, 1998, 10-year-old Natascha Kampusch was kidnapped in Vienna by a 44-year-old man. Her ordeal lasted 8-and-a-half years, where she was kept in a cramped, sound-proof cellar. She was also psychologically, physically, and sexually abused. Listen to hear her story of bravery, escape, and her will to survive.

    Executive Producers: Kristina B., Mike T., Beth Ann L., and Jamie S.

    Promo: Killafornia Dreaming (Twitter @killaforniapod)

    Contact Us:
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    Call 1-207-200-8813 to leave a voice message for us which we may play on the air!

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    Sources:
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natascha_Kampusch
    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2010/sep/11/natascha-kampusch-interview
    https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/10-years-natascha-kampusch-escaped-8667608
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMCoeBG0GUo
    https://www.insider.com/woman-who-escaped-captivity-says-shes-been-badly-cyberbullied-since-2019-10
    “3,096 Days in Captivity: The True Story of My Abduction, Eight Years of Enslavement, and Escape” by Natascha Kampusch

    • 23 min
    Murderific Mini #12: Tatiana Spitzner

    Murderific Mini #12: Tatiana Spitzner

    Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

    This episode was sponsored by Best Fiends. Find the app in the Apple App Store or Google Play!

    Enjoy this episode earlier than the public release and thank you for being our Patron!
    On this episode, we cover the 2018 murder of Tatiana Spitzner from Brazil. Her last moments alive were caught on video footage as she was assaulted by her husband in their apartment complex.

    Executive Producers: Kristina B., Mike T., Beth Ann L., and Jamie S.

    Promo: Fruitloops (instagram @fruitloopspod)

    Contact Us:
    murderificpodcast@gmail.com

    Call 1-207-200-8813 to leave a voice message for us which we may play on the air!

    Patreon:
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    Sources:
    https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/desperate-womans-fight-life-hulking-13298233
    https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/07/world/americas/domestic-abuse-shown-blow-by-blow-shocks-brazil.html?auth=login-email&login=email
    https://www.newsweek.com/man-arrested-after-viral-video-emerges-him-beating-his-wife-just-she-fell-her-1064970
    https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/7331538/tatiane-spitzner-fighting-off-husband-video-before-he-threw-her-our-window/
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6200693/Harrowing-footage-shows-murdered-womans-final-moments-Brazil.html
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI7wCmU3xgM (video of assault-graphic)
    https://newsbeezer.com/brazileng/the-husband-enslaved-a-dead-lawyer-and-treated-her-with-awful-nicknames-prosecutors-of-the-prosecutors-office-of-parana-have-described-in-detail-terrible-cases-of-domestic-violence/
    https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/08/16/trail-broken-promises-brazils-women
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_da_Penha
    https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-37429051

    • 25 min
    S5-E48 Larry Eyler Part 2

    S5-E48 Larry Eyler Part 2

    Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

    In Part 2 of Larry Eyler we cover Larry's unstable relationships, and sadistic streak leading to many torture murders of boys and young men in the early 80's, Larry's arrest, release and finally conviction and the aftermath.

    Executive Producers: Kristina B., Mike T., Beth Ann L., and Jamie S.

    Promo: Strictly Stalking (instagram @strictlystalkingpod)

    Contact Us:
    murderificpodcast@gmail.com

    Call 1-207-200-8813 to leave a voice message for us which we may play on the air!

    Patreon:
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    Sources:
    https://haleyv313.wordpress.com/2013/04/21/larry-eyler-the-highway-killer/
    https://allthatsinteresting.com/larry-eyler
    https://criminalminds.fandom.com/wiki/Larry_Eyler
    https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1994-03-09-9403090089-story.html
    https://law.justia.com/cases/illinois/supreme-court/1989/65371-7.html
    https://wickedwe.com/larry-eyler/
    http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/2434259-larry-eyler-1990-confession-letter.html
    https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1320&dat=19840824&id=XjxWAAAAIBAJ&sjid=xOkDAAAAIBAJ&pg=7073,2764975
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larry_Eyler

    • 24 min
    S5-E47 Larry Eyler Part 1

    S5-E47 Larry Eyler Part 1

    Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

    This episode was sponsored by Best Fiends. Find the app in the Apple App Store or Google Play!

    Beginning in 1982, Larry Eyler tortured and killed over 20 men in the Midwest, United States. We cover Larry's early life and the beginning of his sadistic crimes in part one.


    Executive Producers: Kristina B., Mike T., Beth Ann L., and Jamie S.


    Promo: Excuse Me, That's Illegal Podcast
    (Twitter @real_leroy_luna)

    Contact Us:
    murderificpodcast@gmail.com

    Call 1-207-200-8813 to leave a voice message for us which we may play on the air!

    Patreon:
    https://www.patreon.com/join/murderificpodcast?/

    Buy Me a Coffee:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/murderific

    Sources:
    https://haleyv313.wordpress.com/2013/04/21/larry-eyler-the-highway-killer/
    https://allthatsinteresting.com/larry-eyler
    https://criminalminds.fandom.com/wiki/Larry_Eyler
    https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1994-03-09-9403090089-story.html
    https://law.justia.com/cases/illinois/supreme-court/1989/65371-7.html
    https://wickedwe.com/larry-eyler/
    http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/2434259-larry-eyler-1990-confession-letter.html
    https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1320&dat=19840824&id=XjxWAAAAIBAJ&sjid=xOkDAAAAIBAJ&pg=7073,2764975
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larry_Eyler

    • 24 min
    Murderific Mini #11: Charlie O. Howard

    Murderific Mini #11: Charlie O. Howard

    Murder + Horrific = Murderific.

    We cover the murder of Charlie O. Howard from Bangor, Maine. As Howard and a friend were walking down the street, three teenagers yelled slurs, assaulted and murdered Charlie just because he was gay.

    Executive Producers: Kristina B., Mike T., Beth Ann L., and Jamie S.

    Contact Us:
    murderificpodcast@gmail.com

    Call 1-207-200-8813 to leave a voice message for us which we may play on the air!

    Patreon:
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    Buy Me a Coffee:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/murderific


    Sources:
    https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2019/01/killed-gay-man-vicious-hate-crime-story-redemption/3/
    http://external.bangordailynews.com/projects/2014/06/charlie/#.YBFpoehKiUk
    https://www.ukessays.com/essays/criminology/hate-crime-incident-killing-of-charlie-howard.php
    https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/bs-xpm-1994-12-25-1994359047-story.html
    http://www.mainesenate.org/wabi-charlie-howard-30-years-later/
    https://www.nytimes.com/1984/07/29/us/slaying-of-homosexual-man-upsets-confidence-of-bangor-me.html

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
315 Ratings

315 Ratings

Mittens60 ,

Simple, Well-Done and Compassionate

I love this podcast. It’s not fancy with bells and whistles, but it is well-researched and engaging. Highly recommended.

volgal64 ,

So interesting

Love this podcast! Found it a few months ago and have enjoyed it so much💓

tsnodl ,

Femicide?

So any woman murdered by her husband is now considered to have been murdered BECAUSE she is a woman?

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